Anacostia Community Museum Earth Day 2023 Festival

By Editorial Team on April 17, 2023

Sat, 22 April 2023 - Sat, 22 April 2023

Credit: Anacostia Community Museum, Matailong Du

Join the Smithsonian’s Anacostia Community Museum on April 22nd as we honor and celebrate our Earth! Learn how to grow micro-gardens, get started on your own garden, and listen in on panels throughout the day. This indoor/outdoor event takes place from 10am-4pm at the Anacostia Community Museum.

Activities include:

  • Chalk Walk the Anacostia Watershed with Chalk Riot
  • Garden workshops in the ACM garden
  • Farm to Table cooking demos with produce from the FRESHFARM ACM Farm Stand*
  • Seasonality and Gardening Road Mapping
  • Seed planting and seed giveaways with FRESHFARM
  • Panel discussion on the future of Black and Brown Farming
  • Plant Care Workshop by Grounded
  • Bloom Soil with DC Water
  • Urban Foraging
  • Free local food and beverages*

Plus, check out the inaugural weekend of the FRESHFARM ACM Farm Stand, the only direct-to-consumer farm stand of its kind East of the River in Ward 8.

Free shuttle bus service will be provided to and from the Anacostia Metro Station every 30 minutes.